2016 to Be Weakest Year for Box Production since 2009

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2016 could prove to be the weakest year for box production since the collapse of 2009, with equipment increasingly ...

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Spotted: DCT Gdańsk’s T2 Berth Gets 1st STS Cranes

The month of May has begun at Poland’s DCT Gdańsk terminal with the arrival of a multipurpose vessel owned by ...

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CargoFlexX Bags Order for Multipurpose Cargo Handling

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Dutch engineering company CargoFlexX has won an order to provide a new generation of multipurpose cargo handling ...

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Wärtsilä to Equip UK’s 1st Dual-Fuel RoRos

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Finnish engineering company Wärtsila is to power the UK’s first dual-fuel ferries being built for ...

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New Mission Needed to Retrieve El Faro’s VDR

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Another mission will be required to recover the voyage data recorder of the sunken cargo ship El Faro, according to ...

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NTSB Finds El Faro’s Voyage Data Recorder

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The voyage data recorder (VDR) belonging to the ill-fated cargo ship El Faro was located early Tuesday morning in ...

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Wärtsilä Planning 550 Layoffs to Save USD 56 Mn

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As a result of the weak market situation, Helsinki-listed Wärtsilä Corporation has announced today its plans to ...

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NTC Orders Smart Systems for 70 Ships

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China’s Nanjing Tanker Corporation (NTC) is to equip its fleet with smart shipping communication technology ...

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First Methanol-Fueled Ships to Join the Market in April

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The first clean-burning, fuel-efficient vessels, equipped with the MAN B&W ME-LGI 2-stroke dual fuel engines ...

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Benedict Schulte Gets New Anchor and Chain in Just One Day

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The Netherlands-headquartered supplier of anchors and chains Damen Anchor & Chain Factory (AKF), a member of ...

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CSCL Chooses Wärtsilä’s Auxpac 32 for Its Boxship Fleet

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Eight new 13,500 TEU container vessels being built for China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) at Chinese ...

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US Ports Earmark USD 154.8 Bn for Port Infrastructure

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The United States ports plan to spend a whopping USD 154.8 billion on port-related infrastructure over the next ...

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MacGregor to Equip Twelve 19,200 TEU Sea Giants

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MacGregor, part of Cargotec, a Finnish provider of cargo-handling machinery for ships, has secured contracts to ...

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Interview: Smart, Smarter, Smartest!

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The global container handing equipment fleet is getting smarter as port operators apply more sophisticated IT in ...

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Brittany Ferries Goes Green

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French ferry operator Brittany Ferries has entered the final phase of its GBP 60 million (USD 85.1 million) project ...

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Imabari Installs First SOx Scrubber in Japan

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Japanese shipyard Imabari Shipbuilding has installed the first SOx scrubber in Japan onto a new 84,000 dwt bulk ...

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Spotted: Crowley’s Giant LNG Engine Settles In

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You don’t get the chance to see such a huge engine being fitted into place every day. This state-of-the-art ...

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VIDEO: Taste of Reality with VSTEP Simulators

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Ever wondered how pilots of the modern age are trained? In the latest Navingo video, we give you a taste of how ...

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BMT to Monitor Minerva’s Vessel Performance

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Greek-based tanker operator Minerva Marine has upgraded its two chemical tankers, Minerva Leo and Minerva Tychi, ...

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VIDEO: Take a Peek into the Future of Unmanned Ships

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Rolls-Royce has unveiled its vision of the land-based control centres that the company believes will remotely ...

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HHI, GE, LR Join Forces on 14K Gas-Powered Boxship Design

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South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) signed a joint project with US-based technology ...

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Maersk Line Opts for Wärtsilä to Equip Its Newbuilds

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Denmark-based container shipping major Maersk Line A/S has selected Wärtsilä Nacos Platinum integrated navigation, ...

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Wärtsilä Teams Up with SDARI on Ship Design

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Ship design unit of Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä has entered into a cooperation agreement with Shangai ...

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Wärtsilä to Set Up E&A JV with CSSC

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Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) have inked a Letter of Intent ...

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Carisbrooke Opts for Optimarin’s BWT for Its Fleet

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Norway-based ballast water treatment (BWT) company Optimarin has inked a fleet agreement with UK shipowner and ...

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Wärtsilä to Service Engines aboard BGT's Six LNG Carriers

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Finnish marine engine builder Wärtsilä signed a deal to monitor and service the engines on board six new LNG ...

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New Quay Cranes at Sohar Port to Serve Future Mega Boxships

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Oman-based Sohar Port and Freezone’s container terminal received four new post-Panamax quay cranes, marking ...

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